ACC & Community Resources

At Austin Community College, your overall well-being is our top priority. The information below will help you find support for rent, food, housing, health care and other family or personal needs and can be sorted by county, keyword, or type of support. 

These links are for the convenience of our community and do not represent sponsorship, endorsement, or approval of any agency or service. For assistance contact scprogram@austincc.edu

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Mental Health

Name Description Website Phone County
Family Crisis Center

A safe space for people experiencing intimate partner violence, sexual violence, and stalking.

512-321-7760 Bastrop, Lee
Hays-Caldwell Women's Center

Provides education, violence prevention services and crisis intervention to victims of family violence, dating violence, sexual assault and child abuse.

512-396-4357 Hays, Caldwell
Hill Country MHDD Center

Services for adult and child behavioral health, intellectual developmental disability, substance abuse, crisis care, and justice involved services.

877-466-0660 Hays
HOPE Alliance

Resource center and emergency shelter for those affected by family and sexual violence.

800-460-7233 Williamson
Integral Care

Supporting adults and children living with mental illness, substance use disorder and intellectual and developmental disabilities in Travis County. Spanish resource: https://integralcare.org/es/home-2/

512-472-4357 Travis
Integral Care Adult Services

Helps adults living with mental illness and substance use disorder rebuild and maintain their mental and physical health. Spanish resource: https://integralcare.org/es/home-2/

512-472-4357 Travis
LGBT National Help Center

Hotlines and peer support with local resources.

888-843-4564 Bastrop, Blanco, Burnet, Caldwell, Hays, Lee, Williamson, Travis
love is respect

24/7 information, support, and advocacy to young people between the ages of 13 and 26 who have questions or concerns about their romantic relationships. Call, chat online, or text "loveis" to 22522. Spanish resource: https://espanol.loveisrespect.org/

866-331-9474 Bastrop, Blanco, Burnet, Caldwell, Hays, Lee, Williamson, Travis
Maternal Mental Health Hotline

The hotline is accessible by phone or text at 1-833-9-HELP4MOMS (1-833-943-5746) in English and Spanish.

833-943-5746 Bastrop, Blanco, Burnet, Caldwell, Hays, Lee, Williamson, Travis
Mental Health America Warm Line

Warmlines offered M-F 1pm-5pm along with information, resources, and a free and confidential mental health screening.

817-546-7826 Bastrop, Blanco, Burnet, Caldwell, Hays, Lee, Williamson, Travis
Mental Health and Substance Use Resources

Several programs for anyone who experiences mental health or behavioral health issues across Texas. Spanish resource: https://www.hhs.texas.gov/es.

Bastrop, Blanco, Burnet, Caldwell, Hays, Lee, Williamson, Travis
National Alliance on Mental Illness (NAMI) Central Texas 24/7 access to immediate assessments, referral resources, and crisis intervention. Helpline Resource Directory: https://www.nami.org/NAMI/media/NAMI-Media/Images/FactSheets/NAMINationa.... AT&T Access Travis, Williamson, Hays, Bastrop, Burnet, Caldwell
National Domestic Violence Hotline

24/7 free confidential domestic violence support. Call, live chat online, or text “start” to 88788. Spanish resource: https://espanol.thehotline.org/

800-799-7233 Bastrop, Blanco, Burnet, Caldwell, Hays, Lee, Williamson, Travis
National Suicide Prevention Lifeline

Suicide prevention network available 24/7 to anyone in crisis. Spanish resource: https://suicidepreventionlifeline.org/help-yourself/en-espanol/.

English: 800-273-8255 Spanish: 888-628-9454 Bastrop, Blanco, Burnet, Caldwell, Hays, Lee, Williamson, Travis
RAINN - National Sexual Assault Hotline

24/7 free confidential sexual assault helpline with programs that prevent sexual violence, help survivors, and ensure that perpetrators are brought to justice. Call or chat online. Spanish resource: https://www.rainn.org/es

800-656-4673 Bastrop, Blanco, Burnet, Caldwell, Hays, Lee, Williamson, Travis
SAMHSA Warm Line

24/7 support when you just need to speak with someone via phone and via text message: 435748 (HELP4U). Spanish resource: https://www.samhsa.gov/linea-nacional-ayuda

800-662-4357 Bastrop, Blanco, Burnet, Caldwell, Hays, Lee, Williamson, Travis
Texas Association Against Sexual Assault

TAASA focuses on ending sexual violence in Texas through education, prevention and advocacy. Spanish resource: https://taasa.org/es/inicio/

512-747-7190 Bastrop, Blanco, Burnet, Caldwell, Hays, Lee, Williamson, Travis
The Trevor Project

Information and support to LGBTQIA+ young people 24/7 call or text 678-678.

866-488-7386 Bastrop, Blanco, Burnet, Caldwell, Hays, Lee, Williamson, Travis
Trans Lifeline

Trans Lifeline is run by and for trans people and offers a hotline and microgrants. Spanish resource:https://translifeline.org/quienes-somos/?lang=es

877-565-8860 Bastrop, Blanco, Burnet, Caldwell, Hays, Lee, Williamson, Travis
Veterans Crisis Line

Free, 24/7, confidential support that can help even if you’re not enrolled in VA benefits or health care. Chat online, call, or text 838-255. Spanish resource: https://www.veteranscrisisline.net/es/como-ayudamos/chat/

800-273-8255 Bastrop, Blanco, Burnet, Caldwell, Hays, Lee, Williamson, Travis

Rent/Utilities

Name Description Website Phone County
Catholic Charities of Central Texas

Short-term financial assistance including rent, mortgage, and utility bills.

512-651-6100 Travis
Comprehensive Energy Assistance Program Assistance with energy costs for low-income residents. Caldwell, Hays, Blanco
Hill Country Community Action

Bell County Emergency Rental Assistance Program (ERAP) to assist households that are unable to pay rent and utilities due to the COVID-19 pandemic.

Williamson, Burnet
Hill Country Community Ministries Financial assistance and help paying rent or utilities. 512-259-0360 Williamson
Neighborhood Centers

Rent and utilities assistance.

512-972-5780 Travis
Opportunities for Williamson and Burnet Counties Assistance with energy costs for low-income residents. Spanish resource: https://www.owbc-tx.org/wp-content/uploads/2021/05/2021-CS-APPLICATION-S.... 512-763-1400 Williamson, Burnet
Round Rock Area Serving Center Rent/utility assistance for southern Williamson County. 512-244-2431 Williamson
Salvation Army Williamson County Service Center

Financial assistance with rent and utilities.

512-943-8421 Williamson
The Affordable Connectivity Program

A program that helps low-income households pay for broadband service and internet connected devices. Spanish resource: https://www.fcc.gov/programa-de-descuentos-para-internet-acp

Bastrop, Blanco, Burnet, Caldwell, Hays, Lee, Williamson, Travis
The Caring Place Rent/utility assistance. 512-943-0700 Williamson
Travis County Community Centers Rent, utilities, and mortgage payment assistance with centers in Austin, Del Valle, Manor, Jonestown, Oak Hill, and Pflugerville. Travis

Shelters/Temporary Housing

Name Description Website Phone County
Austin Public Library: Social Services

The Social Services tab has a list of shelter sites and affordable housing resources.

Travis
Austin Shelter for Women and Children

Temporary shelter with support services for women.

512-933-0600 Travis
Community First! Village

Permanent and supportive housing community for people coming out of homelessness.

512-328-7299 Travis
Emergency Shelter and Transitional Living Programs

Housing and homelessness programs with basic needs support for ages 18-26.

512-735-2100 Travis
Front Steps

Night shelter services for men with a waitlist and day services for men and women.

512-978-9920 Travis
Posada Esperanza

Temporary shelter, transitional housing, support for immigrants and refugees.

512-385-5571 Travis
Rathgeber Center for Families

Temporary shelter for families experiencing homelessness.

737-256-6926 Travis
SAFE Alliance For those fleeing abuse and domestic/partner/family violence. Spanish resource: https://www.safeaustin.org/es/get-help/. Call: 512-267-7233 Text: 737-888-7233 Travis
Salvation Army Shelter

Temporary shelter with support services for men.

512-476-1111 Travis
Warming Centers

Information on warming centers and overnight cold weather shelters while central Texas is under a Winter Weather Advisory.

Travis

Technology

Name Description Website Phone County
ACC's Computer Access

Access to technology at the ACCelerator centers, as well as, computer centers, Learning Labs, libraries, and campus wireless networks at each campus.

512-223-4636 Bastrop, Blanco, Burnet, Caldwell, Hays, Lee, Williamson, Travis
ACC's Drive-up Wifi

Free, secure drive-up WiFi for students and employees at all campus locations. WiFi can be accessed from the parking lots seven days a week, 7 am to 11 pm.

512-223-4636 Bastrop, Blanco, Burnet, Caldwell, Hays, Lee, Williamson, Travis
ACC's First Day Classes

Receive discounted digital books by participating in the First Day Program, the cost of required course materials is added to your tuition and fees bill.

Bastrop, Blanco, Burnet, Caldwell, Hays, Lee, Travis, Williamson
ACC's Library Services

Borrow laptops, tablets, calculators, textbooks, and more from the library.

Bastrop, Blanco, Burnet, Caldwell, Hays, Lee, Williamson, Travis
ACC's Technology Services

Get technology help and borrow devices.

512-223-7564 Bastrop, Blanco, Burnet, Caldwell, Hays, Lee, Williamson, Travis
ACC's Z-Degree

Z-Degree classes use free materials and open educational resources (OER). Look for ‘ZTC’ and ‘OER’ when registering for classes.

Bastrop, Blanco, Burnet, Caldwell, Hays, Lee, Williamson, Travis
Active Emergency Information Hub

During a disaster or emergency, visit this page to get up to date official information from the City of Austin and Travis County about the hazard impacting our community and immediate actions you should take to keep you and your loved ones safe.

Travis
Assurance Wireless

Phone, minutes, texts, and data plans for low-income households. Spanish resource: https://www.assurancewireless.com/es_us/lifeline-services/how-qualify.

888-898-4888 Bastrop, Blanco, Burnet, Caldwell, Hays, Lee, Williamson, Travis
ATandT Access

Low-cost wireline home Internet service to people who participate in SNAP/NSLP programs or by income.

Bastrop, Blanco, Burnet, Caldwell, Hays, Lee, Williamson, Travis

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